Parent & Family Programs

Tulips & Trees

Saturday, April 30, 2022

The tour is free. The registration is closed. The safety of our community is our top priority. Per current CDC and New York state recommendations, vaccinated guests are not required to wear masks in indoor spaces; however, masks are recommended. Unvaccinated guests must wear masks in indoor spaces, and anyone who prefers to wear a mask is encouraged to do so. Masks are not necessary outdoors. Do not come to campus if you are ill. These protocols are subject to change. If you have questions, please email

1:30 p.m. ET
Hofstra Hall, South Campus

The University Photographer will take your photo for free. We will upload the photos online at Hofstra Parents Facebook photo album and you will be able to download them.

2-3:30 p.m. ET
Starts in Front of Hofstra Hall, South Campus

Director of Grounds Fred Soviero and Assistant Director Michael Runkel will lead this outdoor tour of the Hofstra's Arboretum in full spring bloom. Fred has led the Arboretum tours for more than 30 years and has landscaped much of Hofstra’s grounds. You will see many varieties of tulips and trees in their spring splendor.

For every $25 you donate toward Hofstra Family Garden in 2022, you will get a beautiful mug by attending the Tulips and Trees Tour on April 30 or by visiting Parent and Family Programs in 200 Phillips Hall, South Campus any workday. First come, first served; the number of mugs is limited. The mugs feature the winning student design of the Family Garden logo by Joseph Pergola, ‘25.

Hofstra Family Garden Mug